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The Carleton of Oak Park Hotel

Meet us where history meets charm

In the heart of the Oak Park historic district, you will find a boutique hotel that has greeted visitors for more than 90 years. The Carleton of Oak Park is a landmark on Pleasant Street and perfectly situated for your stay.

Take an easy stroll through the tree-lined neighborhoods to the Ernest Hemingway Birthplace Museum, the Frank Lloyd Wright Home and Studio, and the Unity Temple.

Notice many homes designed by architect Frank Lloyd Wright as you stroll, including the nearby Pleasant Home where you can take a tour of the 30-room estate to learn more about the Wright’s Prairie School-style of architecture that is exemplified in the buildings all around you.

Or settle in right there at the Carleton! With its stately rooms, fireplace lobby, two onsite restaurants, a fitness facility, and a business center, you may never want to leave.

You are making a date with historic charm when you book your stay at the Carleton!

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Any time is a good time to stay at the Carleton. The hotel exemplifies the welcoming charm that Oak Park offers. You can reserve your room with an easy online booking.


Rates vary depending on room type, but with 153 guestrooms and an adjacent Motor Inn, you are sure to find the right fit for you.

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The Carleton is a local landmark that has greeted visitors for more than 90 years. Your hosts at the Carleton of Oak Park await your arrival!

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Talk about location, location, location! Just 10 miles from downtown Chicago, the Carleton is conveniently located within walking distance of many Oak Park local attractions. The stations for the Green Line of the “L” or the Metra are just a block from the hotel.


O’Hare International Airport is a 25-minute drive or take the CTA Blue Line to the Green Line. Free parking is available for Carleton guests.

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